Application procedures, criteria and deadlines are specific to the various dental postgraduate programs at the UTHSC College of Dentistry. All programs involve the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS).Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery,Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry utilize the National Matching Services (MATCH). Individuals interested in detailed application information are encouraged to pursue the following links: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontology and Prosthodontics.
The Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program is operated under an agreement between the UTHSC College of Dentistry and the Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York. For details on the program and the application process, please review information provided on the Lutheran Medical Center web site. For additional information please contact Dr. Anna D’Emilio at 718-630-8901 or Robert L. Brandt (UTHSC College of Dentistry)at 901-448-6380.
Misrepresentation of Academic Credentials
Misrepresentation of academic credentials is a Class A misdemeanor in Tennessee. A person commits the offense of misrepresentation of academic credentials who, knowing that the statement is false and with the intent to secure employment at or admission to an institution of higher education in Tennessee, represents, orally or in writing, that such person: (1) has successfully completed the required course work for and has been awarded one or more degrees or diplomas from an accredited institution of higher education; (2) has successfully completed the required course work for and has been awarded one or more degrees or diplomas from a particular institution of higher education; or (3) has successfully completed the required course work for and has been awarded one or more degrees or diplomas in a particular field or specialty from an accredited institution of higher education.
Foreign Student Applicants
For information regarding foreign student application to a specific UTHSC College of Dentistry postgraduate dental education program, please visit that program’s website.